[Mono-winforms-list] Re: [Mono-list] OSX. Mono 1.1.4 and swf

Peter Dennis Bartok peter@novonyx.com
Fri, 18 Feb 2005 13:24:59 -0700

This is really a WinForms question, so I'm copying mono-winforms-list to 
give the author of the Mac driver a chance to see it and reply to it.


-----Original Message-----
From: "David Burnett" <vargol@ntlworld.com>
To: <mono-list@lists.ximian.com>
Date: 18 February, 2005 12:30
Subject: [Mono-list] OSX. Mono 1.1.4 and swf

>I've been waiting to play with the winforms in OSX, and finally had my
>chance after downloading the 1.1.4 binary package. It worked not quite
>as expected, but it ran. Just a few quick observations based on
>compiling swf-buttons.cs.
>Is SWF on OSX supposed to use X, I thought there was Carbon driver, is
>that just not ready for release yet, is there a magic command line
>option I missed?
>I had to set DYLD_LIBRARY_PATH to pick up libMonoPosixHelper.0.dylib.
>I've compiled the button example code swf-buttons.cs, it runs,
>displays the buttons however the font styles are occasionally
>wrong, they are not bold or italic etc where they are supposed to be.
>Colour wise there's nothing wrong and font size is okay for that button.
>Only the buttons up to button17 (TextAlign=TopCentre) are drawn.
>button17 is drawn on top of what appears to be the Dock=Bottom
>button. The other buttons that should be drawn below button17
>are not drawn, unless the form is resized, and that causes other
>drawing problems.
>Anyway, I wasn't expecting it all to work.
>Great work so far I can't wait to see SWF on Carbon.
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